Africa South of the Sahara, Third Edition: Texts in Regional by Robert Stock

By Robert Stock

This authoritative, generally followed textual content offers a large creation to the geography of Africa south of the Sahara. The ebook analyzes the political, fiscal, social, and environmental strategies that form source use and improvement during this huge, varied zone. scholars achieve a context for knowing present improvement debates and addressing questions about the character and sustainability of latest adjustments. well timed issues contain the increase of overseas funding in Africa, the evolving geographies of rural-urban linkages, the delivery of the Republic of South Sudan, and advances within the fight opposed to HIV/AIDS. New to This version: *Fully up to date to mirror the newest information and developments in improvement. *Chapters on improvement conception, cultural and societal range, the political geography of postindependence Africa, financial integration, and the geography of poverty. *Substantially revised insurance of gender dynamics, city dwelling environments, mineral and effort assets, and lots of different issues. Pedagogical gains *Vignettes in each bankruptcy that supply certain case experiences from quite a few international locations and difficult on key ideas. *Recommendations for extra examining on each one subject, together with print and on-line assets. *Companion site with downloadable PowerPoint slides of all unique figures, images, and tables. *An large glossary.

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